The long read
Providing better solutions for increasingly picky sustainable investors

Providing better solutions for increasingly picky sustainable investors

Marco Mottadelli
29 Apr 2021

Sustainable investment is having a moment. There are now thousands of funds and indices specifically...

Checking the pulse of the UK’s purpose-driven banking ecosystem

Checking the pulse of the UK’s purpose-driven banking ecosystem

Hamish Monk
01 Apr 2021

Does the UK’s financial services sector only exist to drive profits for shareholders? Can we hard-wi...

Top French sustainable finance strategists provide an ESG reporting blueprint

Top French sustainable finance strategists provide an ESG reporting blueprint

Madhvi Mavadiya
04 Mar 2021

At a Bloomberg EU Policy event ahead of International Women’s Day, Banque de France’s Sylvie Goulard...

Davos 2021: Key leader takeaways and what they mean for fintech and the environment

Davos 2021: Key leader takeaways and what they mean for fintech and the environment

Paige McNamee
29 Jan 2021

Finextra attended a very different, digital Davos this year which centred on ‘The Great Reset’. Cove...

The never-ending sustainability questions banks must ask themselves

The never-ending sustainability questions banks must ask themselves


21 Dec 2020

Financial institutions face an array of conflicts and conditions in determining the environmental an...

Aligning ESG Measurements to Outcomes Has Been Notoriously Hard, Until Now

Aligning ESG Measurements to Outcomes Has Been Notoriously Hard, Until Now

Richard Peers
06 Oct 2020

Can Sustainable Finance help protect natural ecosystems and preserve Bio-diversity? In a previous li...

Busting the myths around sustainable investing: part 3

Busting the myths around sustainable investing: part 3


28 Sep 2020

Several assertions are made about sustainable investing – how reliable returns are, how complicated ...

Busting the myths around sustainable investing: part 2

Busting the myths around sustainable investing: part 2


21 Sep 2020

Several assertions are made about sustainable investing – how reliable returns are, how complicated ...

Busting the myths around sustainable investing: Part 1

Busting the myths around sustainable investing: Part 1


14 Sep 2020

Several assertions are made about sustainable investing – how reliable returns are, how complicated ...

How social impact investing initiatives are leading by example

How social impact investing initiatives are leading by example

Richard Peers
20 Apr 2020

Sarah Gordon, CEO, Impact Investing Institute (III), and I sat down across a virtual desk last week ...

Pensions for the Planet

Pensions for the Planet

Richard Peers
01 Apr 2020

When Richard Curtis, co-founder of Red Nose Day, Make Poverty history and writer/director of a few m...

Rethinking Business at a Rethought conference

Rethinking Business at a Rethought conference

Richard Peers
31 Mar 2020

As we all switch to online conferences, I tuned into a day long event hosted by Imperial College ent...